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2001.281.510A-D (RS192736)

Description

Four fragments of wallpaper with all-over rose sprig pattern. Naturalistic rose sprigs with pink blossoms, buds and foliage over a background of grasses and foliage shadowed in blue. Roller-printed in white, two light pinks, two olives, ochre, brown and turquoise on light blue ground. Selvedge marked with "A.W.P.M.A." logo and pattern number 1547.

Details

Maker
American Wall Paper Manufacturers Association (1880-1887) (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1887
A.W.P.M.A. date range
Inscriptions
"Old fashioned rose / Wellfleet ?" (handwritten)
Location of origin
North America
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
North America (North and Central America) [general region]
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
11 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.510A-D
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
286894

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
roses
branches
foliage
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 (inches)

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